The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 66 79 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 24 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.43% 1.76% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 12.12% 9.61% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 10
Median salary £58,000 £42,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -32.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,200 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
MS Project
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
198 229 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.02% 18.31% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 149 166 192
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Essex

MS Project
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +9 4 - -
Chelmsford +12 2 £58,750 +95.83%
Basildon +4 2 £25,000 -
Rayleigh - 2 £26,000 -
Witham - 1 - -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 39 (92.86%) Project Management
2 27 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 26 (61.90%) Finance
4 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (35.71%) MS Visio
7 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 14 (33.33%) MS Office
8 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
8 13 (30.95%) Change Management
9 11 (26.19%) Degree
10 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
10 10 (23.81%) Coaching
11 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
11 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
12 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (14.29%) SDLC
13 6 (14.29%) Legal
13 6 (14.29%) Scrum
13 6 (14.29%) ISEB
14 5 (11.90%) ITIL
14 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
15 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
15 4 (9.52%) Business Process Improvement
15 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (9.52%) Line Management
15 4 (9.52%) Mentoring

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (35.71%) MS Visio
3 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 2 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.76%) SAP MM
1 2 (4.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 9 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Business Improvement Manager
3 4 (9.52%) PMO Officer
3 4 (9.52%) Senior PMO
4 3 (7.14%) DevOps Manager
4 3 (7.14%) SDLC Manager
4 3 (7.14%) SDLC Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Operations Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Junior
5 2 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) SAP P2P Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 3 (7.14%) Middleware
1 3 (7.14%) SOAP
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) CMDB
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Project Management
2 27 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
4 13 (30.95%) Change Management
5 10 (23.81%) Coaching
5 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
6 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) SDLC
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Business Process Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Line Management
10 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C#
1 3 (7.14%) Java
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) P3O
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) MKS
2 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) OpenText
3 2 (4.76%) SAP